1134.01  PURPOSE.
   The purpose of the Central Business District is to promote and foster the economic and physical revitalization of downtown Middleport, the historic village center of the community.  The standards and requirements of the Central Business District are based on the following principles:
   (a)   The Village center should be particularly receptive to small local-based entrepreneurship and start-up businesses.
   (b)   The maintenance and improvement of the downtown physical environment is important in promoting an active and vital business environment.
   (c)   Development standards and regulations should encourage the adaptive use of older structures.
   (d)   New structures erected within the downtown area should generally be consistent with the existing physical fabric of the downtown.
      (Ord. 15-06.  Passed 11-27-06.)